Itabashi City has decided to cancel the “Gatherings of Coming-of-Age Day” scheduled on January 11, Monday, due to the spreading of the Covid-19. The City sincerely regrets the cancellation and your understanding and cooperation in this regard would be very much appreciated.

※”Gatherings of Coming-of-Age Day”
It is a gathering to celebrate the young people who reached the age of twenty. Itabashi City has mailed the invitation to those who are eligible.

・The cancellation notice will not be mailed from the City.
・How to deliver the special commemorative gifts of Eco-bag that were initially planned to hand over at the venue on the day is currently under consideration.  The details are to be informed on the Itabashi City Website once confirmed.
・Please kindly note that the Itabashi City is, unfortunately, not in a position to compensate for any cancellation charge in regard to personal ceremonial rental dressings.

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Japan’s government has declared a state of emergency for the following prefectures.
Request to All Tokyo Residents Regarding COVID-19


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・Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare
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・World Health Organization(WHO)

・To households that are struggling for their living expenses due to temporary stoppage of work or unemployment caused by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic spreads
Guidance on Temporary Loan Emergency Funds
Inquiries : The Itabashi Council of Social Welfare (いたばしく しゃかいふくしきょうぎかい)
℡03-3964-0556 FAX03-3964-1176
The Itabashi Council of Social Welfare office accepts inquiries only in Japanese.Kindly requested to arrange a Japanese speaker on your behalf.

・The Housing Security Benefit
As a measure for supporting those who are finding it difficult to pay the rent for their current housing due to income decrease resulting from business shutdown, etc., we pay rent to their landlords, through local municipalities, for three (or up to nine) months.

Inquiries :いたばし生活仕事サポートセンター
℡03-6912-4591 FAX 03-6912-4592

Itabashi City published a booklet in commemoration of the 30th anniversary of the twinning relationship between Burlington and Itabashi. Please click here for details.